For the past year, Donald Trump and Rudy Giuliani, and a number of other Republican operatives have been spreading the canard that the Bidens represent a criminal enterprise. Seriously! It’s time to pin the tail on the right donkey. In fact, it’s an elephant!
Not since the Watergate tapes has there been such a trove of direct evidence about a President’s private conduct. It could well be that Trump is a puppet of Putin. Or maybe not. Either way, the Putin tapes will be historic, if they survive.
His crypto fascism has done a lot of damage to our democracy, but he is also failing at it –for various reasons. If there were a fascist hall of fame, Donald Trump would certainly be qualified for membership. Where do we begin?Trump has been notably less successful at it than his notorious predecessors and contemporaries – at least so far. There are a number of reasons for this.